The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 80 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.69% 0.33% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 1.45% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 207 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.22% 22.97% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 167 200 167
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
Hampshire

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Southampton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (85.71%) CCNP
4 17 (80.95%) CCNA
4 17 (80.95%) BGP
4 17 (80.95%) IPsec
5 16 (76.19%) VLAN
5 16 (76.19%) OSPF
5 16 (76.19%) VoIP
6 15 (71.43%) VPN
6 15 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (66.67%) PPP
8 13 (61.90%) Windows
8 13 (61.90%) Linux
8 13 (61.90%) L2TP
9 11 (52.38%) RTP
9 11 (52.38%) Juniper
9 11 (52.38%) Junos
9 11 (52.38%) Statistics
10 7 (33.33%) LAN
10 7 (33.33%) WAN
11 4 (19.05%) CCIE
11 4 (19.05%) Finance
12 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (14.29%) Wireless
12 3 (14.29%) Frame Relay
12 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 3 (14.29%) SSH
12 3 (14.29%) Fast Ethernet

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) BGP
1 17 (80.95%) IPsec
2 16 (76.19%) VLAN
2 16 (76.19%) OSPF
2 16 (76.19%) VoIP
3 15 (71.43%) VPN
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (66.67%) PPP
5 13 (61.90%) L2TP
6 11 (52.38%) RTP
6 11 (52.38%) Junos
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
7 7 (33.33%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (14.29%) Wireless
8 3 (14.29%) Frame Relay
8 3 (14.29%) SSH
8 3 (14.29%) Fast Ethernet
8 3 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 3 (14.29%) DMVPN
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Sales Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Statistics
2 3 (14.29%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
1 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Time Management
2 2 (9.52%) Budget Control
2 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (85.71%) CCNP
3 17 (80.95%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) CCIE
5 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) CCDA
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago